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Akon wants to build a real Wakanda with his AKoin crytocurrency     – CNET
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When it’s completed, the performer will likely be less lonely in his own city.

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Vive Focus VR update lets you take calls from the real world
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Even though the Vive Focus won't be available outside of China until later this year, it's already getting a major update which will make it a lot more versatile. At the annual Vive Ecosystem Conference in Shenzhen just now, HTC announced that as of…

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Fighting Fake News and Forging Real Diplomacy
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What we do about fake news today could have a major impact on our future. Two new initiatives — a concerted effort by Apple and a massive educational effort called the “Pro-Truth Pledge” — could help eliminate much of the fake news BS that is really messing up the United States at the moment. On […]

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Here's what the red iPhone 8 looks like in real life     – CNET
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We go hands-on with the new black-on-red iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus.

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Ask Slashdot: Should CPU, GPU Name-Numbering Indicate Real World Performance?
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dryriver writes: Anyone who has built a PC in recent years knows how confusing the letters and numbers that trail modern CPU and GPU names can be because they do not necessarily tell you how fast one electronic part is compared to another electronic part. A Zoomdaahl Core C-5 7780 is not necessarily faster than […]

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Facebook is Building a Real Community in California To Test Whether People Love Tech Companies Enough To Live in Them
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In Menlo Park, Calif., Facebook is building a real community and testing the proposition: Do people love tech companies so much they will live inside them? From a report: Willow Village will be wedged between the Menlo Park neighborhood of Belle Haven and the city of East Palo Alto, both heavily Hispanic communities that are […]

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Real Danger and Dangerous Distraction – AI to the Rescue?
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The shooting at the school in Florida was devastating, and it appears clear that Russia has been manipulating public opinion in the U.S. to stoke the flames of a divisive argument on guns. What is being missed is a brewing problem that potentially could have an even more devastating impact. Competing for our eyeballs is […]

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Fake news is not the real problem
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 It’s the Internet’s fault, we’re told. Brexiters and Remainers, Republicans and Democrats — every side of every political dispute now lives in its own separate reality, bellowing “fake news!” at every attempt to breach their borders of belief. The fragmentation of the media, coupled with the filter-bubble effect and the dominance of Facebook and Google,… […]

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Science, the L.A.-based incubator, just closed on $75 million for its first real venture fund
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 Science Inc, the Santa Monica, Ca.-based incubator and investment firm, has closed a new venture capital fund with $75 million in commitments, shows a new SEC filing. According to the six-year-old firm, the vehicle is its first official venture fund — with traditional limited partners, including a fund of funds, sovereign wealth funds, foundations, and other […]

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